SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Senate President John Cullerton says lawmakers are heeding Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner’s advice and won’t extend the state’s temporary income tax increase.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The chair of a state committee says lawmakers should wait for an outside study before considering plans to separate the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum from a state agency.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are expected in Springfield for one of two remaining legislative sessions under outgoing Gov. Pat Quinn’s tenure.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are preparing to once again consider a proposed overhaul of a school funding formula that would direct more state money to poorer rural districts at the expense of wealthier suburban ones.
CHICAGO (AP) — Members of the Illinois Legislature are to discuss how a proposed eavesdropping law would affect police use of body cameras.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers on Thursday pushed for a hike in traffic and other fines to raise money for police body cameras and dashboard cameras in the wake of the fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old by an officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Former lawmaker and appellate court justice Tom Homer is ending a decade-long tenure as the Illinois General Assembly’s first inspector general.